Episode 154: What We Did On Our Summer Vacation
Recorded Wednesday, September 21 2011 (10:30 PM - 12:00 AM) at Zodiac Racquet Club, Southgate MI
“The boys are back with a month and a half of news, stories from RCPM’s show in Pontiac, Listener Ed’s Alpine Valley review, along with concert roundups of the Camden and, almost as if we planned it, Alpine Valley. (Cameos by Lee and Jennifer.)”
00:03 - Chad Heckler, luthier to the stars
07:49 - just to emphasize, she called the Labor Day Taste Summit the Memorial Day drinkathon
08:37 - but I do have a photo from the Taste Summit. From left: Michele, Schmoe, Hud, Annie, Jacob, Mike.
12:39 - “Top Boat Songs”, from Buffett News | “Buffett Tops List of Favorite Boating Songs”, from Buffett World
13:04 - …and then wait a year…
13:23 - Discover Boating’s website and Facebook page
13:58 - “Worst Songs of Summer Countdown: #5. Zac Brown Band feat. Jimmy Buffett, ‘Knee Deep’”, from PopDust.com
14:54 - NPR’s Wait Wait, Don’t Tell Me, from the August 6 show
16:50 - “High Praise for Buffett from Zac Brown”, from Buffett World
17:21 - “Doctors rock out i the operating room”, from “The Chart” at CNN.com
17:51 - The Doctor (1991) with William Hurt, at IMDb
18:02 - “Billy Joel and Bon Jovi perform at Jane Buffett’s 60th”, from Buffett News | “Buffett Hosts 60th Birthday Party for Wife”, from Buffett World
18:55 - “Margaritaville Coffee Coming Soon”, from Buffett News | “Coming Soon: Margaritaville Coffee”, from Buffett World
19:03 - Burgerittoville
20:18 - “Buffett Attends Party by Chris Blackwell”, from Buffett News | “Buffett’s Been Partying in the Hamptons”, from Buffett World. I completely forgot to point out that Buffett was on Chris Blackwell’s label, Island, for a couple years.
“Jiffy Lube Live show in Virginia postponed until Sept 1st”, from Buffett News. “Hurricane, tailgate ban subdue Jimmy Buffett’s final summer show”, from USA Today. The Boycott Jiffy Lube Live Tailgating Policy page on Facebook.
22:12 - “Buffett saves Surfer off Montauk”, from Buffett News | “Buffett Rescues Surfer off Montauk”, from Buffett World
22:45 - “Buffett’s Surprise Appearance at Stephen Talkhouse”, from Buffett News | “Photos from Surprise Long Island Show”, from Buffett World
23:40 - “Margaritaville Coffee Now Available”, from Buffett News | “Margaritaville Coffee Officially Unveiled”, from Buffett World
23:48 - M’ville coffee
23:44 - “Volcano Live 2011 Release”, from Buffett News | “Live Volcano Album Now Available”, from Buffett World. And here’s the link to the album itself, on iTunes (US).
25:06 - God’s Own Drunk (2011), from iTunes (US)
26:12 - “Buffett visits office of music company Spotify”, from Buffett News | “Buffett Visits Spotify’s New York Office”, from Buffett World
31:19 - no audio or photographs this time from the Roger Clyne & the Peacemakers show at the Crofoot Ballroom in Plymouth MI (September 17). But this guy took some photos.
31:30 - Mill Street Grille
35:41 - Scott was off by only 143 miles
37:14 - “Mayweather vs. Ortiz: Big Fight That Turned into a Big Spectacle”, from Fox News.com
38:25 - Tiki Bob’s Cantina, from Pontiac Bars.com
41:01 - as heard in the Burgettstown concert roundup, last episode
52:15 - feel free to read along…
58:13 - coincidental, maybe; not ironic
59:14 - Mr Utley mentioned this plant in the pre-show chat (which is included eight minutes from now)
80:29 - Jason Sudeikis on Late Show with David Letterman, recorded August 29
82:35 - from the Who Charted? podcast, episode #33. Hosts: Howard Kremer & Kulap Vilaysack, guest Marc Maron.
85:37 - “Strike three! Sit your ass down!” That’s Lee watching the baseball game. (Detroit lost to the Orioles, 6-5.)
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